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Stern Admin Outlines Plan of Action to Correct Inclusion, Diversity Issues

Stern Admin Outlines Plan of Action to Correct Inclusion, Diversity Issues

By Sakshi Venkatraman, News Editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under News, University News

In a four-page response letter addressed to the Student Senators Council, Stern Undergraduate Dean Raghu Sundaram, Vice Dean Elizabeth Morrison, Chief Diversity Officer Lisa Coleman and Associate Vice President Monroe France detailed concrete steps intended to fix the problems that have become the subject of university-wide conversation.

NYU Langone Student Takes Own Life in Residence Hall

NYU Langone Student Takes Own Life in Residence Hall

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

May 1, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

The body of Andrea Liu, a fourth-year medical student studying radiology, was found in her dorm room this morning.

Divest and SLAM Relocate to Kimmel, Escalate Occupation

Divest and SLAM Relocate to Kimmel, Escalate Occupation

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

March 28, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, Uncategorized, University News

After three days of occupying the Bonomi Family Admissions Center, NYU Divest and SLAM have relocated their occupation to the staircase of the Kimmel Center for University Life.

Divest and SLAM Occupy New Admissions Center, Demand Trustee Action

Divest and SLAM Occupy New Admissions Center, Demand Trustee Action

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

NYU Divest and the Student Labor Action Movement occupied the first floor of the Bonomi Family Admissions Center on Monday.

Cuomo, Al Gore Reveal Offshore Wind Plans at NYU

Cuomo, Al Gore Reveal Offshore Wind Plans at NYU

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, University News

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and former Vice President Al Gore spoke at NYU on Friday morning about New York’s initiatives for environmental preservation and sustainability.

GSOC Panel Discusses Title IX and Sexual Harassment

GSOC Panel Discusses Title IX and Sexual Harassment

By Darcey Pittman, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under News, University News

GSOC, NYU's graduate students' union, held an event Tuesday on Title IX and sexual misconduct.

Bias Response Line Releases Pilot Report — Annotated Facts and Figures

Bias Response Line Releases Pilot Report — Annotated Facts and Figures

By Alex Domb, Deputy News Editor

February 19, 2018


Filed under News, University News

Number of reports by semester:  The relatively low number of reports in the spring 2016 semester reflects Bias Response Line's May 2016 debut date, and thus spring 2016 was a shortened recording period. Between fall 2016 and fall 2017, the number of reports increased by 68 percent, which the report attrib...

University Senate Discusses New Freshman Housing, Sexual Misconduct

University Senate Discusses New Freshman Housing, Sexual Misconduct

By Sarah Jackson, Deputy News Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under News

WSN attends the University Senate meeting that occurred on Feb. 15.

Bias Response Line Delivers First Report, Two Semesters Late

Bias Response Line Delivers First Report, Two Semesters Late

By Alex Domb and Sayer Devlin

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

The Bias Response Line has released its initial report two semesters later than scheduled.

Nursing Students Feel Neglected

Nursing Students Feel Neglected

By Sakshi Venkatraman, Deputy News Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under News, University News

Many nursing students feel like the strenuous nature of their academic and work life goes unrecognized by fellow students.

NYU’s Newest Diversity Effort, Explained

NYU’s Newest Diversity Effort, Explained

By Sayer Devlin, News Editor

November 14, 2017


Filed under News, Top Story, University News

NYU to launch climate survey to evaluate attitudes, behaviors and standards of NYU professors, students and employees.

CAS Sophomore Elected VP of College Democrats of NY

CAS Sophomore Elected VP of College Democrats of NY

By Sierra Jackson, Managing Editor

May 1, 2017


Filed under News, NYU

CAS sophomore Ryan Trumbauer has just been elected Vice President of the New York state chapter of the College Democrats.

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